Sloane Stephens was more philosophical than heartbroken after her first-round Wimbledon loss to 109th-ranked Maria Kirilenko ended her streak of fourth-round appearances in majors at six.
Sloane Stephens' streak of reaching the second week at six consecutive Grand Slam tournaments ended Monday at Wimbledon with a 6-2, 7-6 (6) first-round loss to 109th-ranked Maria Kirilenko of Russia.
Grigor Dimitrov overcame a slow start and sweaty hands to beat 45th-ranked Edouard Roger-Vasselin of France 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the first round of the Italian Open on Monday.
As expected, No. 1-ranked Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams have been made the top seeds at the Australian Open which begins on Monday at Melbourne Park.
From Caroline and Rory to Roger and his racket to Djokovic, Sharapova and their new coaches. Yes, 2014 is rife with change.
Simona Halep, Samantha Stosur and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova were straight-sets winners at the season-ending WTA Tournament of Champions on Wednesday.
Ana Ivanovic and Simona Halep cruised to straight-set victories on Tuesday in their opening round-robin matches at the season-ending Tournament of Champions.
Russia will be missing its top players when it faces Italy in the Fed Cup final in November.
Top-seeded Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams overcame tough challenges Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the China Open.
Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska advanced to the quarterfinals of the Korea Open on Thursday with a 6-2, 6-1 win over Estrella Cabeza Candela.
Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska advanced to the second round of the Korea Open by beating Alexandra Cadantu 6-4, 6-0 Tuesday.
Seventh-seeded Petra Kvitova was pushed to a third set before advancing to the second round of the U.S. Open.
Top-seeded Serena Williams easily won her opening match in the Rogers Cup, beating Italy's Francesca Schiavone 6-3, 6-2 on Wednesday night at Rexall Centre.
Venus Williams lost in her first match in more than two months, falling 0-6, 6-4, 6-2 Tuesday to Kirsten Flipkens at the Rogers Cup.
Ever since she was a kid, practicing until midnight with her father, Marion Bartoli went about playing tennis her own way.
With all the doom and gloom from this past week, Novak Djokovic keeps on rolling.